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Police chief warns residents about the latest phone scam

BALTIMORE – The extensive local identity theft cases that police tracked to Texas has been taken over by the FBI, Police Chief Michael Tussey told council members Monday night. More...

Village plans to make money off overgrown properties

BUCKEYE LAKE – Buckeye Lake Village Mayor Clay Carroll told village council members Monday night he has a plan, although not quite complete, to use village equipment and personnel to mow properties whose owners refuse to do so, and not only sto More...

Reminder: Sales tax holiday is Aug. 7-9

COLUMBUS – Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) reminds back-to-school shoppers that Ohio’s first-ever, one-time Sales Tax Holiday will begin on Friday, August 7th and will end on Sunday, August 9th. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • July 20: A Central Avenue woman said an adult male smacked her minor daughter in the face. The man was later identified. More...

Editorials & Letters

Letters to the Editor

Your letters are welcomed and encouraged. We prefer typewritten letters of 250 words or less. All letters must be signed and include your name, address, and a daytime phone number where we can reach you for confirmation purposes. More...

Our kids are worth it

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It will take years to recover from fiscal emergency

Editor: I love living in Millersport. I love the sense of community you get on the Fourth of July and Memorial Day or at the Sweet Corn Festival. More...

Obituaries

Maribell Trout George

Maribell Trout George, 83 of Lancaster, died at Heartland of Fairfield Care Center. More...

Leonard R. Price

Leonard R. Price, 79, of Baltimore, passed away July 25, 2015. More...

Virginia Faller Billings Rambo

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Virginia Faller Billings Rambo, 86, of Thornville, was held July 28, 2015, in the chapel of the Thornville home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service. More...